Widow’s Bite-3SN

I will outlive you.


  • A highly venomous American spider which has a black body with red markings
  • A black widow spider (along with most other spiders) will kill her mate, so a woman who kills her husbands is aslo sometimes called a black widow
  • Named after a widow: A woman whose spouse has died
  • Black widow spider bites can cause severe abdominal pain or cramping
  • Severe bites, can cause the surrounding skin may die within a few hours
  • They live in undisturbed areas, such as attics or sheds and won’t bite unless threatened

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